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NPR's Talk of the Nation asked historian Joseph Ellis and others--including Miss Manners--where they'd go if they could travel in time.
March 13, 2008 - 11:51am
Hear Sandra Postel discuss China's modernization and its uses of money, technology, and political power to race against its water problem on radio station Women Matter.
March 3, 2008 - 12:42pm
The New York Times focused in on professor of history Daniel Czitrom's new book, Discovering Jacob Riis, cowritten with Bonnie Yochelson.
February 29, 2008 - 11:15am

Trustee Kavita Ramdas '85, head of the Global Fund for Women, observes in The Nation that presidential candidates are not discussing "the fragile future of our shared world."

February 27, 2008 - 10:00am
Joanne V. Creighton discussed the "powerful culture" of MHC's mission and the "sense of moral purpose" in educating women in an article in Inside Higher Education.
February 15, 2008 - 11:17am

Hannah Doherty '10 recently rallied support for Amman Imman, a "water is life" project benefiting people in the parched Azawak Valley desert region of Niger, Africa.

February 14, 2008 - 10:30am
Professor of psychology Gail Hornstein comments for Vancouver Sun and on the increasingly frequent use of antidepressants.
February 14, 2008 - 10:31am

Linda Craib FP '02 writes about her educational journey at the Yale School of Management Health Care Executive MBA program in BusinessWeek online.

February 7, 2008 - 11:30am

Writing in the Chicago Tribune, English professor Donald Weber reviewed a new biography of the influential literary critic Alfred Kazin.

February 4, 2008 - 10:30am

Bonnie Yochelson and MHC history prof Daniel Czitrom's new book on muckraking journalist and photographer Jacob Riis was reviewed in the January 26 Chicago Tribune.

January 30, 2008 - 4:15pm

Writing in the January 25 Moscow Times, French professor Catherine LeGouis defended the Moscow subway against a negative assessment previously published in that paper.

January 30, 2008 - 4:15pm
Writing in the January 27 Sunday Book Review, Mellon Professor of English Christopher Benfey reviewed Life Class, Pat Barker's new World War I novel.
January 28, 2008 - 11:21am
Mount Holyoke historian Joseph Ellis weighs in on how the nation's founders would have viewed Barack Obama's politics of hope in the January 19 LA Times.
January 22, 2008 - 4:12pm
Priscilla Painton '80, former deputy managing editor of Time, has been named editor in chief of the adult trade book imprint at the publishing company.
January 22, 2008 - 9:17am
The Wall Street Journal focuses on Jo Jensen '07, Students for Saving Social Security, and their novel approach to getting noticed in the NH primary.
January 8, 2008 - 9:30am

Historian Joseph J. Ellis, author of the current bestseller American Creation, had op-eds in the Washington Post and LA Times in recent days.

January 4, 2008 - 1:15pm